Updated 18 July 2019
FORTHCOMING EVENTS & NEWS ……….
MINI PERUVIAN FESTIVAL
GET INSPIRED BY THE ART OF ANDEAN HAND EMBROIDERY with Bella Lane, Saturday 20th July
During the day Bella will be offering 2 hand embroidery classes, join 1 or both! Andean embroideries are fascinating and inspirational works of art used on indigenous costumes in Peru and its mountainous neighbouring countries for thousands of years. The morning class is an introductory class to Peruvian Andean embroidery, whilst in the afternoon master ‘satin stitching’ whilst stitching a beautiful “Andean Rose” inspired by a “Festivity Pollera” (skirt) using original vibrant Andean hand embroidery threads. http://bellalaneembroidery.com/
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THE MAGIC & THE MYSTERIES OF THE PERUVIAN ANDES with Join Lane OBE, Saturday 20th July, 6.30 – 9pm
Followed by a Q&A with you! (£10 includes wine & nibbles)
John Lane OBE invites you to join him on a unique journey to the longest mountain range in the world, based on his experience of working, living and travelling extensively in Peru for the past two decades. The evening will start with a colourfully illustrated talk of an hour or so, followed by open forum with wine and snacks. John will be accompanied by his Peruvian collaborators and mentors, Jose Navarro from the central highlands of Andahuaylas and Bella Lane from the Amazon rain forest, Iquitos. John Lane is now a full time published author of 14 books, and public speaker. His current travel guides on the Andes and the Amazon will be available after his talk. http://www.johnlanebooks.com/
RITUAL SCISSORS DANCE & puppetry theatre with Jose Navarro Theatre, Sunday 21st July, 2pm & 4pm Showings
Followed by a Q&A with you! (£10)
An intangible cultural performance interpretation of the Scissors Dance, explored using various puppet techniques, and rearrangements of the traditional music with elements of fusion that takes you into an exhilarating journey to the very heart of this ancestral Peruvian Andean dance, that has been included at UNESCO’s ‘Intangible Heritage of the Humanity’ list. “This is an authentic piece of ritual dance from the high Andes of Perú ” THE SCOTSMAN
Jose Navarro Theatre productions are entirely self-made, inspired on Peruvian native roots in combination with the finest modern techniques into a unique enticing performance which audiences from age 6 – 96 can enjoy. Mostly related to Puppetry, Mime, Scissors Dance and Music. Physically and visually captivating that can be seen and enjoyed anywhere in the world as they transgress all language boundaries. https://fabrications1.co.uk/event/ritual-scissors-dance-puppetry-theatre/
X X X JULY CLASSES – Hope you can make it! X X X
(For more detailed descriptions, images & online booking for each workshop please visit the website CALENDAR or e-mail me, call me or visit the shop!
ZERO WASTE SEWING – with Riccardo Guido, finalist of the Great British Sewing Bee
Saturday 13th July, 11am – 5.30pm (£75)
BEGINNERS SEWING 1 – intro to using a sewing machine with Barley Massey
Sunday 14th July, 11am – 2pm (£35 or £60 FULL DAY or £110 part 1 & 2 FULL DAY)
CREATIVE MAKING – applique cushion or lined tote style bag with Barley Massey
Sunday 14th July, 2.30 – 5.30pm (£35 or £60 FULL DAY)
INTRODUCTION TO ANDEAN HAND EMBROIDERY with Bella Lane
Saturday 20th July, 10am – 1pm (£55 or £95 FULL DAY)
LEARN HAND EMBROIDERY & STITCH AN ‘ANDEAN ROSE’ with Bella Lane
Saturday 20th July, 2 – 5pm (£55 or £95 FULL DAY)
THE MAGIC & THE MYSTERIES OF THE PERUVIAN ANDES – illustrated talk with John Lane
Saturday 20th July, 6.30 – 9pm (£10 including wine)
RITUAL SCISSORS DANCE & puppetry theatre with Jose Navarro Theatre
Sunday 21st July, 2pm & 4pm Showings (£10)
BEGINNERS CROCHET with Tone Ward
Saturday 27th July, 11am – 1.30pm & 2.30 – 5pm (£35 or £60 FULL DAY)
SASHIKO WORKSHOP with Rob Jones
Sunday 28th July, 11am – 1.30pm (£50 or £95 FULL DAY)
BORO WORKSHOP with Rob Jones
Sunday 28th July, 2.30 – 5pm (£50 or £95 FULL DAY)
BEGINNERS SEWING WEEKENDER with Barley Massey
Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th August, 11am – 5.30pm (£110)
EVOLVE YOUR WARDROBE – with Riccardo Guido, finalist of the Great British Sewing Bee
Saturday 10th August, 11am – 5.30pm (£75)
You can also …..
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FABRICATIONS CRAFT CLUB:
This takes place every fortnight on a Thursday evening, 6 – 9pm.
Next One: 25th July & sew on…….
Our ‘Open Studio’ Community Evening – The club is a friendly, supportive and creative evening.
Bring along your own projects (whether it be knitting, crochet, sewing, patchwork etc).
It’s an ideal follow on to our classes for continuity or extra guidance.
Come with friends or make new friends.
£5 includes tea & biscuits, use of facilities. JUST TURN UP! *
* If you’d like to use a sewing machine please BOOK IN
as machine places are limited. Basic sewing skills required.
Thank you for taking the time to read this far!
* Most classes include materials and use of equipment.
If you need to bring additional materials this will be specified on the website workshop calendar
* Payment in advance required to secure your place.
If we need to cancel the class we will offer a full refund or credit note to use on another class or in the shop
* If you are unable to attend a class, please give at least 1 week’s notice.
We will offer to re schedule to another date or give a credit note.
Failing this you are welcome to send someone else to take your place!
HOW TO BOOK:
* ONLINE on Fabrication’s website CALENDAR > click on day with workshop of choice > scroll down description to find link
* E- MAIL by return indicating the class(es) and date(s) you are interested in with your contact telephone number
* TELEPHONE Fabrications – Tuesday – Friday, 12 – 5.30pm, Saturday 10 – 5.30 and Sunday 12 – 5pm
* VISIT THE SHOP – which is always nice!
* FAX – only joking!!
7 Broadway Market
London E8 4PH
Tel: 020 7275 8043